School Education

Introduction

Education is the process by which a society transmits its accumulated knowledge skills and values from one generation to another. Education must provide the means and opportunities to enhance the child creative expression and the capacity for aesthetic appreciation. Education gives knowledge about the world around us. It makes children capable of interpreting things in the right perspective.

Objectives

  1. To provide universal access, equity, quality at primary, upper primary, secondary and higher secondary level.
  2. To evolve curriculum and evaluation procedures in conformity with the values enshrined in the Constitution.
  3. To build the child knowledge, potential talent and develop the child physical and mental abilities to the fullest extent.
  4. To provide a conducive learning environment through learning activities, discovery and exploration in a child friendly and child centered manner.
  5. To make examinations more flexible and integrated in classroom life by implementing continuous and comprehensive evaluation in phases, to remove the anxiety and stress caused by terminal examinations.

Schemes

Sarva Shiksha Abhiyan:

Sarva Shiksha Abhiyan (SSA) is implemented as a Centrally Sponsored Scheme in partnership with State Governments for universalising elementary education across the country.

It aims to provide useful and relevant elementary education to all children in the age-group 6 to 14 by ensuring universal access and retention, bridging of gender and social category gaps in education and enhancement of learning levels of children by provision of quality education.

  1. Ensuring cent percent enrolment.
  2. Ensuring cent percent retention of children enrolled in schools without getting dropped out.
  3. Providing quality elementary education in all schools.
  4. Providing an inclusive environment in schools conducive to differently abled children, children from marginalised sections, and children hailing from difficult circumstances.
  5. Providing infrastructure facilities to promote quality in education in all schools.

Rashtriyamadhyamik Shiksha Abhiyan:

The RashtriyaMadhyamik Shiksha Abhiyan (RMSA) scheme initiated in 2009, demonstrated the ambition of the Government for a secondary education system that can support the growth and development of the Nation. It aims to increase the enrolment rate to 90% at secondary and 75% at higher secondary stage by providing a secondary school within reasonable distance of every home and also to improve the quality of secondary education by making all secondary schools conform to prescribed norms, removing gender, socio-economic and disability barriers and providing universal access to secondary level education by 2017.

Goals & Objectives:

  1. Making good quality education to all young persons in the age group of 14-18 years.
  2. To enhance enrolment in classes IX and X by providing a secondary school within a reasonable distance of every habitation, i.e. 5 kilometres for secondary schools and 7 -10 kilometres for higher Secondary schools
  3. To improve quality of Education imparted at the Secondary Level by ensuring all secondary schools conform to prescribed/standard norms
  4. To remove socio, economic and gender barriers from the precincts of Secondary Education
  5. To achieve Universal retention by 2020
  6. To provide necessary physical facilities, teaching and non-teaching staff for every secondary school
  7. To ensure that all students pursuing secondary education of good quality.

Right to Education:

In Karur district 133 Private Non – minority and Un – Aided Schools have 6840 seats in entry level class. As per RTE act 2009, 1759 (25% of total seats) seats are allotted to admit children of Weaker Sections and Disadvantaged Groups.

Welfare Programme (School Education)

SNo. Special Schemes Class wise benefit Students 2016-2017 2017- 2018
1 PRICELESS BOOKS 1 TO 12 STD STUDENTS 197159 328310
2 PRICELESS NOTE BOOKS 1 TO 10 STD STUDENTS 378153 1126751
3 PRICELESS LAPTOP 12 STD STUDENTS 6644 6610  (To be issued)
4 PRICELESS BAG 1 TO 12 STD STUDENTS 115015 110518
5 PRICELESS UNIFORM 1 TO 8 STD STUDENTS 18047 15595
6 PRICELESS CHEPPALS 1 TO 10 STD STUDENTS 113927 110909
7 PRICELESS BUS PASS 1 TO 12 STD STUDENTS 26802 23625
8 PRICELESS BY-CYCLE 11 STD STUDENTS 7796 6763
9 PRICELESS CRAYONS 1 TO 2 STD STUDENTS 16102 14878
10 PRICELESS COLOUR PENCIL 3 TO 5 STD STUDENTS 25319 15112
11 PRICELESS GEOMENTRY BOX 6 TO 10 STD STUDENTS 11867 9116
12 PRICELESS ATLAS 6 TO 10 STD STUDENTS 23495 7416
13 SPECIAL INCENTIVE FOR STUDENT DROPOUTLESS 10,11 TO 12 STD STUDENTS 24347 6610
14 BREADWINNING SCHEME 1 TO 12 STD STUDENTS 13 10
  • Managementwise Number of Schools

    Management type Primary Upper Primary High School Hr.Sec School Total
    Department of Education 3 0 48 51 102
    Tribal/social welfare 17 2 6 2 27
    Pvt. Aided 39 6 5 10 60
    Pvt. Unaided 86 1 4 13 104
    Matriculation School 0 0 29 28 57
    CBSE 0 0 11 2 13
    Panchayat Union 516 161 0 0 677
    Corporation 0 0 0 0 0
    Municipality 5 4 2 2 13
    KGBV 0 1 0 0 1
    Total 666 175 105 108 1054

    Contact Details

    Designation Phone Nummber Mobile Number e-Mail id
    CHIEF EDUCATIOAL OFFICER, KARUR 04324 255805 7373002711 ceo[dot]tnkar[at]nic[dot]in
    ADDL. CHIEF EDUCATIOAL OFFICER, KARUR 9788858700 ssa_karur[at]yahoo[dot]co[dot]in
    DISTRICT ELEMENTARY EDUCATION OFFICER, KARUR 9750982534 deeokarur[at]gmail[dot]com
    DISTRICT EDUCATION OFFICER, KARUR 04324 255145 7373002713 deokar[at]nic[dot]in
    DISTRICT PROJECT OFFICER,
    RASHTRIYA MADHYAMIK SHIKSHA ABHIYAN, KARUR
    7373002711 (CEO)
    7373002712 (ADPC)
    rmsakaru[at]gmail[dot]com
    DISTRICT INSTPECTOR PHYSICAL EDUCATION, KARUR 9894935851 dipekarur[at]gmail[dot]com
    ASSISTANT ELEMENTARY EDUCATION OFFICER, KARUR BLOCK 9750982527,
    9750982520
    aaeeokarur[at]gmail[dot]com
    ASSISTANT ELEMENTARY EDUCATION OFFICER, THANTHONI BLOCK 9750982526,
    9750982523
    aeeothantoni[at]gmail[dot]com
    ASSISTANT ELEMENTARY EDUCATION OFFICER, K.PARAMATHI BLOCK 6750982533,
    9750982522
    paramathiaeeo[at]gmail[dot]com
    ASSISTANT ELEMENTARY EDUCATION OFFICER, ARAVAKURICHI BLOCK 9750982535,
    9750982524
    aeeoaravakurichi[at]gmail[dot]com
    ASSISTANT ELEMENTARY EDUCATION OFFICER, KRISHNARAYAPURAM BLOCK 9750982532,
    9750982528
    aeeokrpuram[at]gmail[dot]com
    ASSISTANT ELEMENTARY EDUCATION OFFICER, KULITHALAI BLOCK 9750982529, aeeokulitalai[at]gmail[dot]com
    ASSISTANT ELEMENTARY EDUCATION OFFICER, THOGAIMALAI BLCOK 9750982525 aeeothogai[at]gmail[dot]com
    ASSISTANT ELEMENTARY EDUCATION OFFICER, KADAVUR BLOCK 9750982530,
    9750982531
    kadavuraeeo123[at]gmail[dot]com
    ASSISTANT ELEMENTARY EDUCATION OFFICER, KARUR (SCIENCE) 9750982521 deeokarur[at]gmail[dot]com